Same Genealogy


Crazy in Love- Beyonce feat. Jay-Z

Sample song- Are you My Woman (Tell me so) – Chi-Lites

The sample that appears in Crazy in Love can be found at 0:09. This is definitely used to set the basis of the beat. It appears several times throughout the song, as a feature to set up the chorus. It is near exact of what the Chi-Lites featured in their song.

-No Scrubs by TLC

-Appears on- Shape of You- Ed Sheeran

The sample first appears in the pre chorus, where Ed sings “Girl you know I want your love, you love was handmade for somebody like me.” This is a quotation from the chorus of No Scrubs. Ed Sheeran clearly borrowed this melodic line, and used it throughout the song.


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